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Plant Identification: Agastache, but which one?

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Pfg
(Pam) Warren, CT
(Zone 5b)

December 8, 2012
4:42 AM

Post #9352810

This was very happy in my zone 5 garden until it got swamped between a rampant saponaria and a robust nepeta. I'd like to get it again, but have no record of what it was. Does anyone recognize it?

Thanks!

Pam

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altagardener
Calgary, AB
(Zone 3b)

December 8, 2012
8:46 AM

Post #9352977

It doesn't appear to be Agastache. Looks more along the lines of a Nepeta maybe, e.g. Nepeta grandiflora... ? (I don't think that's quite right though.)



This message was edited Dec 8, 2012 12:23 PM

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greenthumb99
Lucketts, VA
(Zone 7a)

December 8, 2012
6:21 PM

Post #9353317

Do you have a close-up of the flowers?
Pfg
(Pam) Warren, CT
(Zone 5b)

December 8, 2012
8:28 PM

Post #9353377

No, unfortunately. I know I once had an Agastache there but it's been gone for at least a couple of years. I came across these pictures from 2008 and thought I'd see if anyone knew what it was. Interesting, I see that the flowers could resemble nepeta, but not so sure about the foliage. Also, it seems too upright for a nepeta. Any other thoughts? Whatever it is, I'd like to have it again!

Thanks,

Pam

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